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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 6/07/2013 at 7:09AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: Overcast with rain. Fog early. High of 68. Winds from the SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100% with rainfall amounts near 1.0 in. possible. Friday night: Overcast with rain. Low of 63. Winds from the NE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 100% with rainfall amounts [...]

Parents fight potential cuts to after-school programs
Parents fight potential cuts to after-school programs
Education & Kids Maggie Hayes 1/18/2013 at 12:36PM

Amanda Dimick, a single mother of four, couldn’t hold back her tears as she spoke of what the after-school child care Beacon Program means to her and her boys. “I find myself spreading myself thin between my four children,” she said, as her voice cracked. “I don’t know what I would do without the [Beacon] [...]